the frances story


Georganne Bryant opened Frances, affectionately named after her grandmother, in the heart of midtown Phoenix in 2006. She personally curates Frances’ revered blend of unique clothing, jewelry, paper goods and handmade gifts. Georganne is dedicated to collaborations with other local businesses to enrich the Phoenix community. The award winning annual craft fair, “Frances Crafeteria” has showcased hundreds of independent Arizona crafters and artists.

With a loyal following, Frances has been voted “Best Boutique” by Phoenix New Times since 2006. Georganne is also the co-creator of the Phoenix Small Wonders Map, a free guide to local dining and shopping. For her work in the community she was listed by Arizona Foothills Magazine as one of the “Ten Women Who Move The Valley” in 2012. The Frances family shares Georganne’s passion for creating a special shopping experience and encouragement of the creative community in Phoenix.

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press + awards

Frances Boutique Is Turning 10 in Central Phoenix| Phoenix News Times, 05.19.2016 Read Article

Inside Tom and Georganne Bryant’s Central Corridor Ranch House| Phoenix News Times, 05.16.2016 Read Article

Georganne Bryant’s Perfect Food Day | Phoenix News Times, 07.06.2011 Read Article

Georganne Bryant’s 5 Best Sunday Breakfast Spots in Metro Phoenix|Phoenix News Times, 08.23.2013 Read Article

50 great local shops in the U.S. for finding the perfect holiday gift |Mashable, 11.23.2015 Read Article

Local following: Loyal customers help Frances Boutique survive the economic down times|Phoenix Business Journal, 04.11.2014 Read Article

Frances Boutique, Phoenix – Shop Modern Vintage|AZ Foothills, 2006 Read Article

Frances, Arizona Storytellers: Georganne Bryant|KJZZ News, 11.08.2015 Read Article

Best Gift Boutique: Frances, The Republic|AZ Central, 03.19.2012 Read Article

Georganne Bryant: Funky-shop owner, risk-taker, community builder|The Arizona Republic, 12.14.2011 Read Article

Best Boutique – Frances Vintage Best of Award | Phoenix News Times, 2011 Read Article

Best Arts Festival – Crafeteria, Medlock Plaza Best of Award|Phoenix New Times, 2011 Read Article

The Queen of Quirky Taste |Phoenix New Times, 09.24.2008 Read Article